2020 Calendar of Events for COMLARA Park

DEC-FEB                CROSS COUNTRY SKI TRAILS OPEN
                                AVAILABLE WHEN CONDITIONS PERMIT

APRIL…….…4        CAMPING RESERVATIONS ACCEPTED

                                 IN PERSON & ONLINE RESV APRIL 4 (PHONE-IN

                                 & MAIL-IN ACCEPTED MONDAY APRIL 6)

APRIL…….…4        BOAT RENTAL/BAIT SHOP OPENS - WEEKENDS ONLY

MAY……….23        SWIMMING BEACH OPENS – 7 DAYS/WEEK

                                BOAT RENTAL OPENS – 7 DAYS/WEEK

ABOVE CANCELLED DUE TO THE COVID-19/CORONAVIRUS


JUNE & JULY         ARCHERY DEER HUNT APPS-AVAILABLE

JUNE ……....6        TRI SHARK TRIATHLON - POSTPONED UNTIL SEPTEMBER 19, 2020

                                SWIM, BIKE, & RUN (www.tri-shark.org)

JUNE……..  13       BEACH BLOWOUT/WACKY WATER OLYMPICS CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

JUNE……....27       CENTRAL ILLINOIS OPEN WATER SWIM (CIOWS) CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

JULY & AUG.          FIREARM DEER HUNT APPS- AVAILABLE

JULY……..…11       COMLARA PARK ICE CREAM SOCIAL - ICE CREAM, SOFT

                                 DRINKS, CHILDREN’S GAMES & MORE

JULY…..15-19         EVERGREEN LAKE KNAP-IN - ARROWHEAD & SPEAR POINT

                                 CRAFTING DEMONSTRATION + ADDITIONAL VENDORS

JULY……....18        TAKE A KID FISHING TOURNEY - EVERGREEN LAKE PRE-

                                 REGISTRATION REQUIRED, IN-PERSON, ON-LINE, MAIL

JULY…….…31        ARCHERY DEER HUNT APP. DEADLINE

AUGUST….10         SWIMMING BEACH CLOSED WEEKDAYS                         

AUGUST….22         SHADY HOLLOW PAINFUL ELIMINATION RUN

AUGUST….31         FIREARM DEER HUNT APP. DEADLINE

SEPT……….7          LAST DAY SWIMMING BEACH OPEN

SEPT…….…7          BOAT RENTAL CLOSED WEEKDAYS

SEPT…….…12        FAMILY FALL OUTDOOR FESTIVAL - OUTDOOR

                                 EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES, KIDS FISHING POND,

                                 CONSERVATION EDUCATION - FREE EVENT

OCT. 1–NOV.11       DEER MANAGEMENT PROGRAM - ARCHERY

                                 COMLARA PARK – DESIGNATED AREAS CLOSED

OCT……....11          BOAT RENTAL CLOSED FOR SEASON

OCT……....11          LAST DAY BAIT SHOP OPEN

OCT……....17          FALL COLORS FAMILY - MARSHMALLOW & WIENER ROAST,

                                 HAYRACK RIDES, MUSIC, CHILDREN’S GAMES, CHILDREN’S

                                 CANDY HUNT, HAUNTED HAYRACK RIDES, & MORE

OCT……....19          LAST DAY – CAMPING RESERVATIONS

NOV. 20 – 22 &        DEER MANAGEMENT PROGRAM-SHOTGUN

 DEC 3-6                  COMLARA PARK – CLOSED TO GENERAL USE